March 31, 2023

Sun Valley, CA – Multi-Car Injury Crash on I-5 at Lankershim Blvd.

Sun Valley, CA - Multi-Car Injury Crash on I-5 at Lankershim Blvd.

Sun Valley, CA (March 31, 2023) – The California Highway Patrol was dispatched to the scene of a serious car accident in the Sun Valley area on Friday morning, March 31st. The crash took place just before 10:00 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the Interstate 5 Freeway near the intersection with Lankershim Boulevard.

According to a report from the CHP, a gray Toyota sedan, a second car, and a light-duty truck were all involved in the collision. The vehicles were blocking the No. 1 and No. 2 lanes of the freeway after the collision. Police and paramedics arrived shortly after the collision occurred. According to authorities, at least one person was hurt in the accident. The nature and extent of the injuries are not known at this time. There is no word on the cause of the collision. The crash resulted in the road being partially closed while investigators worked at the scene. Motorists were advised to use caution when traveling in the area.

The accident remains under investigation at this time. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed.

No further information is available.

We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those who were affected by this car accident in Sun Valley. We hope for a full recovery.

Los Angeles Car Accidents

According to the Transportation Injury Mapping System utilized by the California State Highway Patrol, there were 40,669 reported motor vehicle accidents in the city of Los Angeles. Approximately 10% of these accidents were serious or fatal in nature. In the same year, the majority of reported crashes were rear-end accidents, and the primary cause of Los Angeles car accidents was speeding. It is certainly true that most car accidents are caused by some form of reckless or careless driving. These accidents are usually preventable through the use of ordinary care and caution. Unfortunately, negligent drivers take risks that are both unnecessary and endanger the lives and safety of others on the roadways.

Following a Los Angeles car accident, victims should be fully aware of their legal rights. An accident can result in many negative and unexpected complications, including physical and financial hardships, as well as mental trauma. While you are recovering from the impact of an accident, you will want to make sure that you have a strong advocate by your side.

Here at Madison Law Group, we fight each day for the rights of individuals who were hurt in a crash that was not their fault. We understand that the days and weeks following an accident can be full of uncertainty and fear. However, it does not have to be this way. With our attorneys by your side, you can always be confident that you will receive the best possible outcome.

We are standing by to speak with you at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. To speak with a Sun Valley car accident lawyer, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.